University of Iowa

Community Foundation of Fort Dodge and North Central Iowa


Telephone Number 
(515) 573-3179
803 Central Avenue
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
United States

Grant Information


The mission of the foundation is to improve the quality of life in Fort Dodge and North Central Iowa by: 1) increasing charitable giving by encouraging people to give back to their home towns; 2) establishing permanent community endowments and protecting and growing them through prudent investment and effective stewardship; 3) identifying needs and priorities in the Fort Dodge and North Central Iowa area and providing financial support to address them; and 4) serving as a leader that identifies challenges and opportunities, and brings people together to work for the achievement of the common goals.

Sample Grants 

Athletics for Education, $194,950; Fort Dodge Community Schools,$126,373; Salvation Army, $25,000; Friends of Iowa Public Television, $50,000; Trinity Regional Medical, $100,000; Iowa Legal Aid, $7,125;

Application Information 

Contact foundation for application information.

Grant Sizes: 

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